Bangkok vs Larnaca vs Tbilisi

Bangkok 🇹🇭
Larnaca 🇨🇾
Tbilisi 🇬🇪
Population 5,680,000 144,900 1,108,700
Official language(s) Thai Greek Georgian
Level of English Low High Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) Larnaca International Airport (LCA) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December March - May, October - December March - June
Currency THB - Thai Baht (฿) EUR - Euro (€) GEL - Georgian Lari (₾)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1562 $1922 $1581
Rent $617 $665 $812
Groceries $192 $154 $121
Dining out $168 $256 $182
Cafe $45 $55 $49
Coworking space $128 $205 $135
Mobile internet $23 $35 $4
Public transportation $32 $61 $9
Taxis $19 $41 $15
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $44 $29
Sport and cultural events $46 $28 $23
Museums and sights $21 $8 $10
Nightlife $50 $107 $57
Gym $96 $105 $36
Yoga $98 $103 $40
Massage $11 $53 $57
SIM card options AIS Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at bars 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafés.
Taxi apps Grab nTaxi Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup Mediterranean style with emphasis on seafood, meats, olives, cheesed and traditional sauces. Some food with Middle Eastern influences as well.. Cuisine of the Caucasus meets regional diversity in Georgia. Emphasis on spices and meats (poultry, beef, pork and mutton) as well as soups and creams.
Local food specialities Pad thai, tom yam, kway teow reua, som tum, sooan Souvlaki, sheftalia, kleftiko, stifado, halloumi, koukepia and moussaka Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Opt for smaller, outside eateries and taverns serving traditional foods. Fast food kebab shops and falafel bars offer authentic options, too. Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 416 listings on Happy Cow 14 options on HappyCow, but non-meat Mediterranean/Middle Eastern options are always available 10 options on Happy Cow